1955 Washington Senators Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 53-101
Finished 8th in the AL
Attendance: 422,001, Avg. 6,918
Ballpark: Griffith Stadium I
Manager: Chuck Dressen (53-101)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
1955 Washington Senators Statistics
1955 Washington Senators Roster

The Washington Senators of the American League ended the 1955 season with a record of 53 wins and 101 losses, finishing eighth in the AL.

The Senators plated 598 runs and gave up 789 runs. Roy Sievers paced Washington with 25 home runs and drove in 106 runs. Mickey Vernon led hitters with significant playing time by connecting at a .301 clip. Bob Porterfield and Mickey McDermott topped the squad with 10 wins each, while Johnny Schmitz registered a 3.71 earned run average, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Chuck Dressen coached the team.

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Regular Season Runs For: 598
Regular Season Runs Against: 789

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 11, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 5 at Washington Senators 12 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
April 13, 1955 Washington Senators 1 at New York Yankees 19 L 1-0 0-1 1-1
April 16, 1955 New York Yankees 5 at Washington Senators 2 L 1-1 0-1 1-2
April 17, 1955 New York Yankees 3 at Washington Senators 7 W 2-1 0-1 2-2
April 20, 1955 Boston Red Sox 1 at Washington Senators 0 L 2-2 0-1 2-3
April 21, 1955 Boston Red Sox 0 at Washington Senators 1 W 3-2 0-1 3-3
April 22, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Baltimore Orioles 2 W 3-2 1-1 4-3
April 23, 1955 Washington Senators 0 at Baltimore Orioles 3 L 3-2 1-2 4-4
April 24, 1955 Washington Senators 1 at Baltimore Orioles 2 L 3-2 1-3 4-5
April 24, 1955 Washington Senators 5 at Baltimore Orioles 2 W 3-2 2-3 5-5
April 26, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at Cleveland Indians 3 L 3-2 2-4 5-6
April 27, 1955 Washington Senators 5 at Cleveland Indians 6 L 3-2 2-5 5-7
April 28, 1955 Washington Senators 1 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 3-2 2-6 5-8
April 29, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 3-2 2-7 5-9
April 30, 1955 Washington Senators 7 at Detroit Tigers 11 L 3-2 2-8 5-10
May 1, 1955 Washington Senators 10 at Kansas City Athletics 16 L 3-2 2-9 5-11
May 2, 1955 Washington Senators 12 at Kansas City Athletics 1 W 3-2 3-9 6-11
May 3, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 3-2 3-10 6-12
May 4, 1955 Washington Senators 5 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 3-2 4-10 7-12
May 6, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 1 at Washington Senators 2 W 4-2 4-10 8-12
May 7, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 5 at Washington Senators 1 L 4-3 4-10 8-13
May 8, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 7 at Washington Senators 15 W 5-3 4-10 9-13
May 8, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Washington Senators 3 L 5-4 4-10 9-14
May 10, 1955 Detroit Tigers 4 at Washington Senators 7 W 6-4 4-10 10-14
May 11, 1955 Detroit Tigers 7 at Washington Senators 0 L 6-5 4-10 10-15
May 12, 1955 Cleveland Indians 0 at Washington Senators 3 W 7-5 4-10 11-15
May 15, 1955 Chicago White Sox 3 at Washington Senators 0 L 7-6 4-10 11-16
May 15, 1955 Chicago White Sox 5 at Washington Senators 4 L 7-7 4-10 11-17
May 17, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 1 at Washington Senators 0 L 7-8 4-10 11-18
May 18, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 2 at Washington Senators 7 W 8-8 4-10 12-18
May 20, 1955 Boston Red Sox 1 at Washington Senators 3 W 9-8 4-10 13-18
May 21, 1955 Boston Red Sox 0 at Washington Senators 1 W 10-8 4-10 14-18
May 24, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at New York Yankees 2 W 10-8 5-10 15-18
May 25, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at New York Yankees 6 L 10-8 5-11 15-19
May 26, 1955 Washington Senators 4 at New York Yankees 8 L 10-8 5-12 15-20
May 26, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at New York Yankees 7 L 10-8 5-13 15-21
May 27, 1955 Washington Senators 0 at Boston Red Sox 16 L 10-8 5-14 15-22
May 28, 1955 Washington Senators 5 at Boston Red Sox 3 W 10-8 6-14 16-22
May 29, 1955 Washington Senators 7 at Boston Red Sox 12 L 10-8 6-15 16-23
May 30, 1955 New York Yankees 2 at Washington Senators 3 W 11-8 6-15 17-23
May 30, 1955 New York Yankees 5 at Washington Senators 3 L 11-9 6-15 17-24
June 1, 1955 Washington Senators 0 at Detroit Tigers 9 L 11-9 6-16 17-25
June 2, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 11-9 6-17 17-26
June 3, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Cleveland Indians 1 W 11-9 7-17 18-26
June 4, 1955 Washington Senators 14 at Cleveland Indians 5 W 11-9 8-17 19-26
June 5, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Cleveland Indians 6 L 11-9 8-18 19-27
June 5, 1955 Washington Senators 6 at Cleveland Indians 4 W 11-9 9-18 20-27
June 7, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Kansas City Athletics 2 W 11-9 10-18 21-27
June 7, 1955 Washington Senators 7 at Kansas City Athletics 3 W 11-9 11-18 22-27
June 8, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at Kansas City Athletics 3 L 11-9 11-19 22-28
June 9, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at Kansas City Athletics 4 L 11-9 11-20 22-29
June 11, 1955 Washington Senators 0 at Chicago White Sox 10 L 11-9 11-21 22-30
June 12, 1955 Washington Senators 0 at Chicago White Sox 1 L 11-9 11-22 22-31
June 12, 1955 Washington Senators 4 at Chicago White Sox 8 L 11-9 11-23 22-32
June 14, 1955 Cleveland Indians 6 at Washington Senators 4 L 11-10 11-23 22-33
June 14, 1955 Cleveland Indians 3 at Washington Senators 1 L 11-11 11-23 22-34
June 15, 1955 Cleveland Indians 0 at Washington Senators 7 W 12-11 11-23 23-34
June 16, 1955 Cleveland Indians 8 at Washington Senators 5 L 12-12 11-23 23-35
June 17, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 4 at Washington Senators 2 L 12-13 11-23 23-36
June 18, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 9 at Washington Senators 4 L 12-14 11-23 23-37
June 21, 1955 Chicago White Sox 6 at Washington Senators 1 L 12-15 11-23 23-38
June 22, 1955 Chicago White Sox 3 at Washington Senators 0 L 12-16 11-23 23-39
June 23, 1955 Chicago White Sox 7 at Washington Senators 0 L 12-17 11-23 23-40
June 24, 1955 Detroit Tigers 18 at Washington Senators 7 L 12-18 11-23 23-41
June 25, 1955 Detroit Tigers 4 at Washington Senators 0 L 12-19 11-23 23-42
June 26, 1955 Detroit Tigers 4 at Washington Senators 12 W 13-19 11-23 24-42
June 26, 1955 Detroit Tigers 6 at Washington Senators 4 L 13-20 11-23 24-43
June 28, 1955 Boston Red Sox 4 at Washington Senators 0 L 13-21 11-23 24-44
June 28, 1955 Boston Red Sox 8 at Washington Senators 2 L 13-22 11-23 24-45
June 29, 1955 Boston Red Sox 7 at Washington Senators 5 L 13-23 11-23 24-46
June 30, 1955 Boston Red Sox 2 at Washington Senators 3 W 14-23 11-23 25-46
July 1, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at New York Yankees 7 L 14-23 11-24 25-47
July 2, 1955 Washington Senators 0 at New York Yankees 12 L 14-23 11-25 25-48
July 3, 1955 Washington Senators 5 at New York Yankees 0 W 14-23 12-25 26-48
July 4, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at Baltimore Orioles 6 L 14-23 12-26 26-49
July 6, 1955 Washington Senators 5 at Boston Red Sox 7 L 14-23 12-27 26-50
July 7, 1955 Washington Senators 5 at Boston Red Sox 6 L 14-23 12-28 26-51
July 8, 1955 New York Yankees 3 at Washington Senators 0 L 14-24 12-28 26-52
July 9, 1955 New York Yankees 4 at Washington Senators 0 L 14-25 12-28 26-53
July 10, 1955 New York Yankees 4 at Washington Senators 6 W 15-25 12-28 27-53
July 10, 1955 New York Yankees 8 at Washington Senators 3 L 15-26 12-28 27-54
July 14, 1955 Washington Senators 4 at Chicago White Sox 13 L 15-26 12-29 27-55
July 14, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 15-26 12-30 27-56
July 15, 1955 Washington Senators 4 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 15-26 12-31 27-57
July 16, 1955 Washington Senators 8 at Kansas City Athletics 7 W 15-26 13-31 28-57
July 17, 1955 Washington Senators 4 at Kansas City Athletics 0 W 15-26 14-31 29-57
July 18, 1955 Washington Senators 6 at Kansas City Athletics 3 W 15-26 15-31 30-57
July 19, 1955 Washington Senators 8 at Cleveland Indians 1 W 15-26 16-31 31-57
July 20, 1955 Washington Senators 6 at Cleveland Indians 4 W 15-26 17-31 32-57
July 21, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Cleveland Indians 4 L 15-26 17-32 32-58
July 22, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Detroit Tigers 11 L 15-26 17-33 32-59
July 23, 1955 Washington Senators 4 at Detroit Tigers 10 L 15-26 17-34 32-60
July 24, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Detroit Tigers 7 L 15-26 17-35 32-61
July 24, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Detroit Tigers 0 W 15-26 18-35 33-61
July 26, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 3 at Washington Senators 9 W 16-26 18-35 34-61
July 26, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 3 at Washington Senators 1 L 16-27 18-35 34-62
July 27, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 6 at Washington Senators 4 L 16-28 18-35 34-63
July 27, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 4 at Washington Senators 1 L 16-29 18-35 34-64
July 29, 1955 Chicago White Sox 5 at Washington Senators 2 L 16-30 18-35 34-65
July 30, 1955 Chicago White Sox 0 at Washington Senators 1 W 17-30 18-35 35-65
July 31, 1955 Chicago White Sox 3 at Washington Senators 1 L 17-31 18-35 35-66
July 31, 1955 Chicago White Sox 6 at Washington Senators 5 L 17-32 18-35 35-67
August 2, 1955 Detroit Tigers 13 at Washington Senators 10 L 17-33 18-35 35-68
August 3, 1955 Detroit Tigers 3 at Washington Senators 0 L 17-34 18-35 35-69
August 4, 1955 Detroit Tigers 6 at Washington Senators 9 W 18-34 18-35 36-69
August 5, 1955 Cleveland Indians 5 at Washington Senators 7 W 19-34 18-35 37-69
August 6, 1955 Cleveland Indians 5 at Washington Senators 6 W 20-34 18-35 38-69
August 7, 1955 Cleveland Indians 3 at Washington Senators 9 W 21-34 18-35 39-69
August 9, 1955 Washington Senators 0 at Baltimore Orioles 1 L 21-34 18-36 39-70
August 9, 1955 Washington Senators 6 at Baltimore Orioles 3 W 21-34 19-36 40-70
August 13, 1955 Washington Senators 18 at Boston Red Sox 9 W 21-34 20-36 41-70
August 14, 1955 Washington Senators 6 at Boston Red Sox 9 L 21-34 20-37 41-71
August 14, 1955 Washington Senators 1 at Boston Red Sox 2 L 21-34 20-38 41-72
August 15, 1955 Washington Senators 4 at Boston Red Sox 8 L 21-34 20-39 41-73
August 16, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 7 at Washington Senators 2 L 21-35 20-39 41-74
August 19, 1955 Boston Red Sox 8 at Washington Senators 0 L 21-36 20-39 41-75
August 20, 1955 Boston Red Sox 2 at Washington Senators 6 W 22-36 20-39 42-75
August 21, 1955 Boston Red Sox 4 at Washington Senators 1 L 22-37 20-39 42-76
August 23, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at Kansas City Athletics 4 L 22-37 20-40 42-77
August 24, 1955 Washington Senators 0 at Kansas City Athletics 5 L 22-37 20-41 42-78
August 25, 1955 Washington Senators 6 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 22-37 21-41 43-78
August 26, 1955 Washington Senators 10 at Chicago White Sox 0 W 22-37 22-41 44-78
August 27, 1955 Washington Senators 1 at Chicago White Sox 11 L 22-37 22-42 44-79
August 28, 1955 Washington Senators 8 at Cleveland Indians 2 W 22-37 23-42 45-79
August 28, 1955 Washington Senators 13 at Cleveland Indians 4 W 22-37 24-42 46-79
August 30, 1955 Washington Senators 0 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 22-37 24-43 46-80
August 31, 1955 Washington Senators 4 at Detroit Tigers 7 L 22-37 24-44 46-81
September 2, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at New York Yankees 4 L 22-37 24-45 46-82
September 3, 1955 Washington Senators 10 at New York Yankees 5 W 22-37 25-45 47-82
September 4, 1955 Washington Senators 3 at New York Yankees 8 L 22-37 25-46 47-83
September 5, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at Boston Red Sox 10 L 22-37 25-47 47-84
September 5, 1955 Washington Senators 2 at Boston Red Sox 7 L 22-37 25-48 47-85
September 7, 1955 Chicago White Sox 4 at Washington Senators 3 L 22-38 25-48 47-86
September 8, 1955 Chicago White Sox 4 at Washington Senators 5 W 23-38 25-48 48-86
September 9, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 7 at Washington Senators 6 L 23-39 25-48 48-87
September 9, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 5 at Washington Senators 6 W 24-39 25-48 49-87
September 10, 1955 Kansas City Athletics 8 at Washington Senators 6 L 24-40 25-48 49-88
September 11, 1955 Detroit Tigers 8 at Washington Senators 0 L 24-41 25-48 49-89
September 11, 1955 Detroit Tigers 0 at Washington Senators 1 W 25-41 25-48 50-89
September 13, 1955 Cleveland Indians 3 at Washington Senators 1 L 25-42 25-48 50-90
September 13, 1955 Cleveland Indians 8 at Washington Senators 2 L 25-43 25-48 50-91
September 14, 1955 Cleveland Indians 2 at Washington Senators 3 W 26-43 25-48 51-91
September 16, 1955 Washington Senators 4 at Baltimore Orioles 5 L 26-43 25-49 51-92
September 16, 1955 Washington Senators 7 at Baltimore Orioles 8 L 26-43 25-50 51-93
September 17, 1955 Washington Senators 1 at Baltimore Orioles 3 L 26-43 25-51 51-94
September 18, 1955 Washington Senators 0 at Baltimore Orioles 9 L 26-43 25-52 51-95
September 20, 1955 New York Yankees 6 at Washington Senators 3 L 26-44 25-52 51-96
September 20, 1955 New York Yankees 9 at Washington Senators 7 L 26-45 25-52 51-97
September 21, 1955 New York Yankees 7 at Washington Senators 3 L 26-46 25-52 51-98
September 23, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 4 at Washington Senators 6 W 27-46 25-52 52-98
September 23, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 3 at Washington Senators 7 W 28-46 25-52 53-98
September 24, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 8 at Washington Senators 5 L 28-47 25-52 53-99
September 24, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 1 at Washington Senators 0 L 28-48 25-52 53-100
September 25, 1955 Baltimore Orioles 5 at Washington Senators 4 L 28-49 25-52 53-101